The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 502 479 385
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -94
Contract jobs citing WinForms 127 151 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 1.07% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 111 148
Median daily rate £491 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.62% +19.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14282 14113 13745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.96% 27.74% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10181 9617 9113
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 190 193
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 82 £575 - 37
South East +2 16 £325 -14.47% 27
West Midlands -25 8 £338 +12.50% 12
East Midlands -3 6 £315 +5.00% 10
Yorkshire -5 6 £356 -1.72% 7
South West -9 4 £325 +18.18% 6
East of England +15 2 £325 +8.33% 6
North West -3 1 £375 +7.14% 10
North East - 1 £288 - 2
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 282 (90.97%) C#
2 233 (75.16%) .NET
3 144 (46.45%) SQL Server
4 141 (45.48%) SQL
5 134 (43.23%) WPF
6 92 (29.68%) .NET Framework
7 87 (28.06%) Finance
8 82 (26.45%) Windows
9 74 (23.87%) Multithreading
10 72 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
11 70 (22.58%) MVC
12 67 (21.61%) ASP.NET
13 59 (19.03%) WCF
13 59 (19.03%) Visual Studio
14 58 (18.71%) OO
15 57 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (18.06%) VB.NET
16 56 (18.06%) JavaScript
17 55 (17.74%) T-SQL
18 52 (16.77%) Microsoft
19 45 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 45 (14.52%) Front Office
19 45 (14.52%) MS Excel
19 45 (14.52%) Electronic Trading
19 45 (14.52%) Low Latency
20 44 (14.19%) Software Engineering
20 44 (14.19%) HTML
21 43 (13.87%) C++
21 43 (13.87%) VB
22 42 (13.55%) TDD

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (1.94%) CMS
2 5 (1.61%) IIS
2 5 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.32%) Confluence
3 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.87%) MS Office
3 6 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.94%) DNS
1 6 (1.94%) HTTP
2 4 (1.29%) SMTP
2 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.97%) Firewall
3 3 (0.97%) SSL
3 3 (0.97%) VPN
4 2 (0.65%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (46.45%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.16%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (3.55%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.26%) MySQL
11 6 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.61%) MS Access
13 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (1.29%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.97%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 59 (19.03%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.87%) NUnit
3 12 (3.87%) Subversion
3 12 (3.87%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 7 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.61%) ClearCase
5 5 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.61%) SpecFlow
5 5 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.29%) JIRA
6 4 (1.29%) Moq
6 4 (1.29%) ReSharper
7 3 (0.97%) JUnit
7 3 (0.97%) Mockito
7 3 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.97%) TestNG
8 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.65%) Rational Robot
General
1 87 (28.06%) Finance
2 45 (14.52%) Front Office
3 39 (12.58%) Banking
4 15 (4.84%) Back Office
5 13 (4.19%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.94%) Retail
7 4 (1.29%) Local Government
7 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.97%) Games
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.65%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.32%) Avionics
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 278 (89.68%) Developer
2 176 (56.77%) C# Developer
3 139 (44.84%) .NET Developer
4 72 (23.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (19.35%) WinForms Developer
6 41 (13.23%) SQL Developer
7 29 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 23 (7.42%) SQL Server Developer
8 23 (7.42%) WPF Developer
9 21 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (6.77%) Software Developer
10 20 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (6.13%) VB.NET Developer
12 18 (5.81%) C# WPF Developer
13 14 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
13 14 (4.52%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (4.19%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.87%) Applications Developer
16 10 (3.23%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (75.16%) .NET
2 134 (43.23%) WPF
3 92 (29.68%) .NET Framework
4 67 (21.61%) ASP.NET
5 59 (19.03%) WCF
6 44 (14.19%) HTML
7 40 (12.90%) Web Services
8 38 (12.26%) Entity Framework
9 35 (11.29%) FIX Protocol
10 34 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (10.65%) XML
12 30 (9.68%) jQuery
13 29 (9.35%) CSS
14 26 (8.39%) LINQ
15 25 (8.06%) HTML5
16 24 (7.74%) ADO.NET
16 24 (7.74%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (5.48%) AngularJS
18 15 (4.84%) Ajax
19 12 (3.87%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (5.81%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.84%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.87%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.58%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.58%) Derivative
7 8 (2.58%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.94%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.61%) Equities
9 5 (1.61%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.29%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.29%) Replication
10 4 (1.29%) User Experience
11 3 (0.97%) iPad
11 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.45%) Windows
2 5 (1.61%) Linux
2 5 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.87%) Multithreading
2 72 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (22.58%) MVC
4 58 (18.71%) OO
5 45 (14.52%) Electronic Trading
5 45 (14.52%) Low Latency
6 44 (14.19%) Software Engineering
7 42 (13.55%) Performance Optimisation
7 42 (13.55%) TDD
8 38 (12.26%) Algorithmic Trading
9 37 (11.94%) Market Making
10 35 (11.29%) Risk Management
11 34 (10.97%) MVVM
12 33 (10.65%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.45%) SDLC
14 17 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.84%) Migration
15 15 (4.84%) SOLID
16 14 (4.52%) Scrum
16 14 (4.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 282 (90.97%) C#
2 141 (45.48%) SQL
3 56 (18.06%) JavaScript
3 56 (18.06%) VB.NET
4 55 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 43 (13.87%) C++
5 43 (13.87%) VB
6 34 (10.97%) VBA
7 20 (6.45%) VB6
8 19 (6.13%) Java
9 14 (4.52%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.19%) VBScript
11 6 (1.94%) XAML
12 3 (0.97%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.97%) Python
13 2 (0.65%) C
13 2 (0.65%) Delphi
13 2 (0.65%) PHP
14 1 (0.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (5.48%) Degree
2 12 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) PhD
5 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.65%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.61%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) MiFID
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 52 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.61%) Oracle
3 20 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 14 (4.52%) Syncfusion
5 11 (3.55%) Sybase
6 8 (2.58%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.94%) Infragistics
8 4 (1.29%) Telerik
9 3 (0.97%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.65%) SAP
11 1 (0.32%) Adobe
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.32%) Teradata
11 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
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